Tyler B. Jones, of Vaughan, graduates this semester from the University of Southern Mississippi with a B.A. in Journalism with an emphasis in Public Relations. She was recently selected as a Who’s Who recipient at Southern Miss. This recognizes seniors who have shown exemplary achievement in academics, university involvement, and community service. Only 40 of the graduating seniors were chosen for this honor. This fall, she will be continuing her education at Mississippi State University to pursue a Master of Public Policy and Administration while working as a Graduate Teaching Assistant in the Department of Communication. She is the daughter of Kristi Jones of Vaughan and Blake Jones of Jackson.